The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) offers a PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency which is currently seeking accreditation by ASHP. The University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center is nationally ranked and Iowa’s only National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer center. Upon completion of this program, residents will be proficient oncology pharmacy specialists and able to sit for board certification.
Residents have the opportunity to gain expertise in a variety of inpatient and outpatient settings including adult hematology/oncology, adult bone marrow transplant, gynecologic oncology, pediatric hematology/oncology, immunocompromised infectious disease, radiation oncology, pain management, palliative care and informatics. Areas of additional emphasis include oncology pharmacy practice management and investigational drug services. A variety of teaching opportunities exist including preceptorship of pharmacy students, adjunct faculty position at the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, and participation in a teaching certificate program. Completion of a formal clinical research project and a medication use evaluation is required.
Current benefits include: medical/dental insurance, professional leave and travel allowance to attend national and regional meetings, access to the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy preceptor resources, nine paid holidays, and ten paid vacation days.
Completion of an ASHP PGY1 accredited health system pharmacy residency.
Graduation from an ACPE Accredited School of Pharmacy.
Current or eligible for Iowa Pharmacist licensure.
Application materials to be submitted via PHORCAS application system.
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) is an internationally recognized teaching hospital that provides premier multidisciplinary patient care services while supporting an environment for health education programs at all levels and in all specialties. UIHC is recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States and is Iowa’s only comprehensive academic medical center. An approxi...mately 700-bed comprehensive medical center and regional referral center, University of Hospitals and Clinics is committed to providing patient focused care that is available to every person, around the clock, in every environment devoted to innovative care, excellent service, and exceptional outcomes.